provisional unit

provisional unit

An assemblage of personnel and equipment temporarily organized for a limited period of time for the accomplishment of a specific mission.
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After their completion will take place 72-hour test at rated power, as a result of which the parties will sign the act of acceptance by the customer of the provisional unit.
No provisions existed for authorizations to form a provisional unit.
A few keys to success were stabilizing key personnel, enforcing adherence to the awards and evaluations submission timeline, and establishing a provisional unit.
When AMC endorsed her proposal pending a further review, the 596th was reactivated as a provisional unit until AMC and the Department of the Army ruled on the change.
Currently, the provisional unit is composed of military personnel telecommuting to the center from their home bases.
Brent Baker, commander of the provisional unit, "We have a core team from Headquarters Air Force and Headquarters AFMC's Logistics Directorate.
To make matters worse, Paulick Force, the provisional unit formed to close the gap between the Force and 3rd Division, had been stalled by German small-arms fire, leaving the Force's left flank exposed.
Reserve-component Soldiers from around the United States and Europe filled out a provisional unit from Heidelberg.
I was sent to New Orleans and placed in a provisional unit that became the 726th Railroad Operating Battalion.
A provisional unit, Pro Eurojust, started functioning in March 2001.
They were issued dries and their provisional unit was, indeed, activated as the 100th Inf.
It has been functioning as a provisional unit since March 2001 in =Brussels, which is the favourite candidate for the permanent seat.